Discovery certificate for object 2016hrx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 6401 [ 2018TNSTR1672....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-11-02 11:12:16
Date made public: 2018-11-02
Sender: iPTF (iPTF_Bot1)
Source Group: iPTF

M. Kasliwal, Y. Cao (Caltech), on behalf of iPTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016hrx
Discoverer internal name: iPTF16hrx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:54.571 (20.97738) DEC = +38:51:01.99 (38.850554)
Discovery date: 2016-11-02 10:12:00 (JD=2457694.925)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-11-02 10:12:00
Flux: 19.755 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2009-01-01 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 21.5 ABMag
Filter: R-PTF
Instrument: CFH12k
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016hrx